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Accession_Number 71.6.2
adlib_title coarse ware pointed amphora fragment
Shape Pointed amphora
Shape_description
Material Terracotta
Fabric
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 7.5YR 6/6
Decoration Lumpy on interior and smooth on exterior.
Inscriptions
Condition Single fragment preserving some of the base and the lower part of the body. Missing two large chips out of side of base. Scratches and chips on exterior and interior. Some discoloration to clay and black deposits on the inside.
Technique/Style Coarse ware
Provenance From Samothrace
Period
Date
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
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2002.97.0632.jpg
Bottom view of the base of an amphora fragment.
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2002.97.0633.jpg
Side view of an amphora fragment, upside down.
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2002.97.0634.jpg
Top view of an amphora fragment, preserving the pointed base.
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2002.97.0635.jpg
Top view of an amphora fragment, preserving the pointed base.
Comparanda
Bibliography
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height 14.5
Diameters
Handle_height
Other_dims. Base: L. 4.0; W. 5.0
Location Household
Edited_by Faye Cheesman; Kinsey; Joana Varela
Date_edited 15.07.2003; 09.01.2006; 20.04.2017
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